Top
10
Doctor insights on: Irregular Periods

Share
Dr. Stephen Scholand
1 doctor shared a insight

Irregular Periods (Overview)

The cycle varies from ever 3 to 4 weeks or longer.


1

1
What can cause irregular periods?

What can cause irregular periods?

No: Irregular periods mean you don't ovulate reliably or regularly; if you have spontaneous periods you are ovulating sometimes. Any doctor who works with reproductive age women should be able to help you sort your cycles out better! ...Read more

See 2 more doctor answers
Dr. Stephen Scholand
1 doctor shared a insight

Irregular Periods (Overview)

The cycle varies from ever 3 to 4 weeks or longer.


2

2
My oestradiol is 1339pmol/l progesterone 0.9 nmol/l in the follicular phase. What could this mean? Irregular periods, pms, fatigue and dizzieness.

Irregular periods: Irregular periods are one of the most common problems obgyns treat. If this is one time problem it usually resolves on its own. If this is a recurring problem you should be evaluated. Infections ; hormonal changes can cause spotting. If there is a concern for pregnancy then do a home pregnancy test . There are many options available to help regulate the menstrual cycle. Schedule a visit. ...Read more

3

3
Living with Irregular Periods (Checklist)

Stop smoking
Once
Have your TSH, prolactin, and testosterone levels tested
Once
4

4
How do you treat irregular periods?

How do you treat irregular periods?

Cycle control: Most women with irregular menses will respond to oral contraceptives, and eventually have regular and predictable cycles. The first step however, is to determine why the cycles are irregular - which means you should see you doctor for evaluation. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
5

5
Suffering from hirsutism, acne, irregular periods. How can I get these issues treated?

Suffering from hirsutism, acne, irregular periods. How can I get these issues treated?

PCO: It sounds like you might have poly cystic ovary disease. It would be best to start with a visit to your ob/gyn. The most worrisome part of this disease is the issues with blood sugar- not the cysts as the name would imply. It is important to get your blood sugar levels checked. The good news is there are effective treatments available. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
7

7
Could kalonji seeds cure irregular periods?

I doubt it: There is no good evidence ("proof") that it will help, there is no pharmacologic reason to believe it should help - but it will not hurt if you want to try. Treating irregular periods depends on understanding "why" the periods are irregular, there are many different reasons. Good luck. ...Read more

9

9
My doctor give me penorit tablet for irregular periods but four days passed i have no periods. tell me how many days will it take to start?

My doctor give me penorit tablet for irregular periods but four days passed i have no periods. tell me how many days will it take to start?

Usually 3-6, but...: It usually works in 3-6 days, but can take up to 15. If you don't start at that point, you need to follow up to be evaluated. ...Read more

10

10
Do painful, irregular periods prevent some women from getting pregnant?

Maybe related: Painful periods do not, but if painful periods are caused by underlying endometriosis, in some cases fibroids, these can be important fertility problems. ...Read more

Dr. Heidi Fowler
1,064 doctors shared insights

Dysmenorrhea (Definition)

Dysmenorrhea is a term for pain during menstruation and may indicate menstrual cramps or may ...Read more